Al Foster

drums, producer

Top collaborators

Artist name Roles Recordings
McCoy Tyner
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist)
Joe Lovano
Carmen McRae
Blue Mitchell

Work on other artists' recordings

Artist name Roles Recordings
McCoy Tyner drums A Quick Sketch, Afro Blue, After the Rain, Ask Me Now, Beautiful Love, Carriba, Crescent, Goin' Way Blues, Home, Horizon, Horizon (alternate), I Want to Talk About You, I Want to Tell You 'Bout That, I Want to Tell You 'Bout That (alternate take), In the Tradition Of..., Just Feelin', Memories, Miss Bea (Dedicated to Mother), Moment's Notice, Motherland, Mr. Day, My Romance, Naima, Never Let Me Go, Once Upon a Time, One for Honor, Recorda me (Remember Me), The Night Has a Thousand Eyes, Trane-Like, What Is This Thing Called Love?, Will You Still Be Mine, Woman of Tomorrow
Joe Henderson drums 'Round Midnight, Ask Me Now, Beatrice, Black Narcissus, Blue Bossa, Blues in F, Body and Soul, Body and Soul (2), Circle, Flamenco Sketches, Inner Urge, Invitation, Joshua, Miles Ahead, Milestones, Pfrancing(No Blues), Serenity, Side Car, So Near, So Far, Step Lightly, Swing Spring, Take the ''A'' Train, Teo
Joe Lovano drums All the Way, Budo, Bye Bye Blackbird, Chicago, Dewey Said, I'll Never Smile Again, I'm a Fool to Want You, I've Got You Under My Skin, Imagination, In Other Words, Invitation, I’ve Got the World on a String, Like Sonny, One for My Baby, Paradox, Ruby My Dear, Someone to Watch Over Me, South of the Border, The Song Is You, This Love of Mine, Walkin', Why Don't I
Carmen McRae drums 'Round Midnight, 'Round Midnight (alternate version), Dear Ruby (Ruby, My Dear), Get It Straight (alternate version), Get It Straight (live), How I Wish..., It's Over Now, Listen to Monk, Listen to Monk (alternate take), Little Butterfly, Looking Back, Man, That Was a Dream, Man, That Was a Dream (alternate take), Monkery's the Blues, Still We Dream (Ugly Beauty), Suddenly (alternate version), Suddenly (live), You Know Who
Blue Mitchell drums Alone, Alone & Alone, Chick's Tune, Fungii Mama, Good Humor Man, Heads Up! Feet Down!, Hi-Heel Sneakers, Len Sirrah, March On Selma, Mona's Mood, One Shirt, Perception, Samba De Stacy, Step Lightly, The Folks Who Live on the Hill, The People in Nassau, The Thing to Do, Togetherness
Cedar Walton drums A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square, Animation, Another Star, Charmed Circle, Clockwise, Hindsight, John's Blues, Latin America, Longravity, N.P.S., Naturally, Plexus, Sixth Avenue, The Early Generation, The Man I Love, Warm to the Touch, When Love Is New
Sonny Rollins drums And Then My Love I Found You, Biji, Caress, Disco Monk, Don't Ask, H.S., Harlem Boys, I've Never Been in Love Before, Little Lu, Mona Lisa, My Ideal, Strode Rode, Tai-Chi, The Dream That We Fell Out Of, The File, What a Difference a Day Makes
Miles Davis drums Aida, Back Seat Betty, Black Satin, Black Satin (Edit), Fat Time, Helen Butte / Mr. Freedom X, Medley: Jean Pierre / You're Under Arrest / Then There Were None, Mr. Pastorius, On the Corner / New York Girl / Thinkin' of One Thing and Doin' Another / Vote for Miles, One Phone Call / Street Scenes, One and One, Prelude, Pt. 2, Time After Time, Ursula
McCoy Tyner Quartets drums Backward Glance, Blues in the Minor, Forbidden Land, I Wanna Stand Over There, Inner Guide, It's You or No One, Manha De Carnaval, Pannonica, Paradox, Stay as Sweet as You Are, The Seeker
Bobby Hutcherson drums (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons, Along Came Betty, Don't Blame Me, Embraceable You, I Wish I Knew, I'll Be Seeing You, Jitterbug Waltz, Ode to Angela, Somewhere, Spring Is Here, What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life
Tommy Flanagan drums A Biddy Ditty, All God's Children, Goodbye Mr. Evans, I'll Keep Loving You, Introduction, Like Old Times, Mark One, More Than You Know, Out of the Past, San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later), While You Are Gone
Carol Sloane drums But Not for Me, Embracable You, How Long Has It Been Going On, I Love You Porgy - Summertime, I've Got a Crush on You, Isn't It a Pity, Love Walked In, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Oh Lady Be Good, They All Laughed
Ernest Ludre drums Bag's Groove, Bemsha Swing, Bloomdido, Four, Midnight Sun, Monk's Mood, Pent Up House, Quintessence, Up Jumped Spring, When Will I Know You?
Ape Drums drums Amsterdam Blues, Barney Rose, Black Nile, Brandyn, Hope, Monk Up and Down, No Title, The Chief
Horace Silver drums Adjustment, Barbara, Dameron's Dance, Dufus Rufus, Funky Bunky, Mysticism, The Hillbilly Bebopper, The Lunceford Legacy
Albert Aromir drums Donkey Dust, Double Reality, Hotel Venus, Monique, Monk Up and Down, The Duke, The News, The Way You Look Tonight
Yusef Lateef drums Hellbound, In a Little Spanish Town (T'was on a Night Like This), Mississippi Mud, Mushmouth, Mystique, Street Musicians, Technological Homosapien, The Improvisers
Coronado drums Day by Day, Emily, Everything She Wants, I've Got the World on a String, Just One of Those Things, Manha de Carnaval, Thinking of You, This Is Always
Randy Brecker drums Forever Young, Hit Or Miss, Little Miss P, Moontide, No! Scratch, Sang, There's A Mingus A Monk Us, You're In My Heart
Killoff drums Ayam, Ayam (alt), C'est la nuit Lola, Hervé in Black and Blue, Le bleu d'Hortense, Today I Fell in Love, Yesterdays, You Don't Know What Love Is
Frank Morgan Quartet drums Billie’s Bounce, Cheryl, Night in Tunisia, Scrapple From the Apple, Skylark, Star Eyes, Yardbird Suite
S.A.G.E. drums Blue Times, Dirty Dogs, Doorways, Hope, I've Got You Under My Skin, In the Still of the Night, Presage
Kenny Barron drums Calypso, Dear Old Stockholm, Hush-A-Bye, Kojo No Tsuki, Ringo Oiwake, Spring Is Here, Sunset
Jimmy Heath drums Changes, Dewey Square, Keep Love Alive, Lush Life, New Picture, Sophisticated Lady, Togetherness
Lars Diedricson drums Bouncing With Bud, Cotton Blossom, I’ll Be Seeing You, Never Never Land, Nica’s Dream, Space Maker, Visa
Buster Williams drums Air Dancing, Christina, Decepticon, Fortune Dance, I Didn't Know What Time It Was, Something More, Sophisticated Lady
Joanne Brackeen drums Cosmonaut, Dr. Chang, Estilo Magnifico, Fi-Fi Goes to Heaven, I Hear a Rhapsody, Stardust, Zingaro
Frank Morgan All Stars drums Black Narcissus, Caravan, O.K., Old Bowl, New Grits, Reflections, Sonnymoon for Two, Starting Over
Roy Hargrove drums A New Joy, Confidentiality, Easy to Remember, Ruby My Dear, Wee, Whisper Not
Gepetto News drums Hip Toe, It's About Time, No Flowers Please, Spur of the Moment, Travelin', You Taught My Heart To Sing
Al Foster Quartet producer, drums Blue in Green, Brandyn, ESP, Fungii Mama, Peter's Mood, The Chief
Art Pepper drums A Night in Tunisia, Diane, My Friend John, Straight No Chaser, Straight, No Chaser (alternate take), Yesterdays
Mini Migo drums 's Wonderful, Blues for Judy, For You Irene, Indiana, My Delight, Oleo
Frank Morgan drums 'Round Midnight, Bessie's Blues, Mood Indigo, This Love of Mine, Up Jumped Spring, We Three Blues
Dariusz Paradowski drums Brother Jones, Great Encounter, Manhattan Afterdark, Sleepy's Theme, So "K", The City in the Morning
Dexter Gordon drums A La Modal, Apple Jump, Blue Bossa, Georgia on My Mind, I'll Remember April, Skylark
Zmagri drums Abre Alas, Affirmation, Barcelona, Con Alma, Land of the Living Dead, Sometimes You Win, Sometimes Y
Shirley Horn drums Baby, Won’t You Please Come Home, Basin Street Blues, I Fall in Love Too Easily, My Man’s Gone Now, Summertime
Mark Whitfield drums Autumn in New York, Businessman's Bounce, Harlem Nocturne, Sunday in New York, Sunset at Waterside
MC Dééjoohcéé drums Goodbye, Make a List (Make a Wish), Red Car, Rhythm-A-Ning, What Is This Thing Called Love
Mike Leonelli drums Blues Convergence, It's About Everything, Rhythmic Convergence, Steps Etude, You Say You Saw What?
Freddie Hubbard drums Dual Force, Loss, Santa Anna Winds, The Outpost Blues, You Don't Know What Love Is
Eliane Elias drums Chan's Song, Falling in Love With Love, Iberia, Moments, Sweet Georgia Fame
Tarteboule drums 'Round Midnight, All the Things You Are, In the Moment, Passport
The Herbie Hancock Quartet drums Air Dancing, Jammin', Just One of Those Things, Sorcerer
Michel Petrucciani drums Brazillian Suite, It's A Dance, La Champagne, One Night At Ken And Jessica's
John Patitucci drums Bertha's Bop, Venetian Moonlight
Charnett Moffett drums The Dance
Branford Marsalis drums Royal Garden Blues
Bill Evans drums Miles Away